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TUI Cruises

TUI Cruises is a Germany-based, Joint venture cruise line of the German Tourist firm, TUI AG and the American cruise line operator, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.. The company started operations in 2009 and is marketed in German clienteles, in addition to Hapag-Lloyd Kreuzfahrten. The concept is for German-speaking customers who opt for premium cruise experience. Onboard product are custom-tailored for German tastes and encompasses food, entertainment and amenities. German is the main language ...

1985 Australian GT Championship season

The 1985 Australian GT Championship was the eighth Australian GT Championship and the fourth to be decided over a series of races. It was open to GT Cars complying with CAMS Group D regulations with Group B Sports Sedans and superseded Group C touring cars competing by invitation. The title was contested over six rounds from 24 March to 25 August 1985.This was the final season before the series would be cancelled. It would later be resurrected in 2005.Note : Rounds were run concurrently ...
Alma Caribeña

Alma Caribeña

Alma Caribeña (English: Caribbean Soul) is the ninth studio solo album and third Spanish album released by American singer Gloria Estefan. It also is the twenty-second overall, released in 2000.At the 2001 Grammy Awards the album won the Best Tropical Latin Performance field, giving Estefan her third win in this category. Also at the 1st Annual Latin Grammy Awards the video for the first single “No Me Dejes de Querer”, directed by Emilio Estefan Jr. and Gloria Estefan, won Best Music Video. T...
Jean-Martin Moye

Jean-Martin Moye

The Blessed Jean-Martin Moye (written later in his life as Moyë) was a French Catholic priest who was served as a missionary in China and was the founder of the Sisters of the Congregation of Divine Providence. He also organized the first expression of consecrated life among the women of China. He was beatified by the Catholic Church in 1954.Moye was born on 27 January 1730 in the village of Cutting, then located within the Bailiwick of Dieuze, within the autonomous Duchy of Lorriane, a part ...
Singularity (Northlane album)

Singularity (Northlane album)

Singularity is the second full-length album from Australian metalcore band Northlane. It was released by We Are Unified and Distort on 22 March 2013. This is the last album to feature vocalist Adrian Fitipaldes before his departure in 2014.After much speculation over the ambiguous viral campaign centered on singularity2013.com, many news sites were reporting the possibility of the music group We Are Unified running a new roster based festival. The website functioned simply as a countdown but ...
Dobřany (Plzeň-South District)

Dobřany (Plzeň-South District)

Dobřany (Czech pronunciation: [ˈdobr̝anɪ]; German: Dobrzan, Wiesengrund) is a town in the Plzeň Region of the Czech Republic. It lies on the Radbuza River, some 5 km (3 mi) to the south-west from the region capital of Pilsen.Dobřany is also the seat of the Municipality with Commissioned Local Authority within the Stod Municipality with Extended Competence.From 1938 to 1945 it was one of the municipalities in Sudetenland.
San Luis, Pampanga

San Luis, Pampanga

San Luis is a third-class municipality in the province of Pampanga, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 49,311 people.San Luis is politically subdivided into 17 barangays. Like the town itself, all political subdivisions are named after Roman Catholic saints.Like other municipalities and cities in Pampanga, its people are mostly Kapampangan.Roman Catholicism remains the faith of the majority in San Luis, although there are other denominations in the town, includi...

Liz James

Professor Liz James is an eminent British Art Historian who studies the art of the Byzantine Empire. She is Professor of the History of Art at the University of Sussex.James is originally from Derby, East Midlands. She received an undergraduate degree at the University of Durham in Ancient History and Archaeology. She then did a Master's degree in Byzantine studies at the University of Birmingham. She received her doctorate at the Courtauld Institute in London, studying under Robin Cormack wi...
DXLX-FM

DXLX-FM

Barangay 100.7 is an FM station of Radio GMA Network, Inc. (RGMA, a subsidiary of GMA Network, Inc. in the Philippines. The station's studio and transmitter are located at 2nd floor Marel building, Hayes Street, Cagayan de Oro City.
57 Cancri

57 Cancri

57 Cancri is a binary star in the constellation Cancer. It is approximately 365 light years from Earth.The primary component, 57 Cancri A, is a yellow G-type giant with an apparent magnitude of +6.1. Its companion, 57 Cancri B is an orange K-type star with an apparent magnitude of +6.6. The two stars are separated by 1.50 arcseconds. The combined apparent magnitude of the system is +5.40.
Harry Clasper

Harry Clasper

Harry Clasper (5 July 1812 – 12 July 1870) was a Tyneside professional rower and boat builder. He was an innovative boat designer who pioneered the development of the racing shell and the use of outriggers. He is said to have invented spoon-shaped oars.He was the first of three well-known Tyneside oarsmen, the other two being Robert Chambers and James Renforth.Harry Clasper was born in Dunston, now part of the Metropolitan Borough of Gateshead, but then an independent village on the south ban...
List of atheists (surnames L to M)

List of atheists (surnames L to M)

Atheists with surnames starting L to M, sortable by the field for which they are mainly known and nationality.
Hot Rods to Hell

Hot Rods to Hell

Hot Rods to Hell is a 1967 suspense film. It was director John Brahm's last film.The film was originally intended for television release, and was in fact shot in the 4:3 "full-screen" aspect ratio that persisted on television for decades even after film had long since gone to wide-screen aspect ratios of 1.65:1, 1.85:1 and 2.35:1. When the project was finished, however, the producers deemed it too intense for television and released it to theaters (including drive-in theaters) instead, with a...
Thriller – Live

Thriller – Live

Thriller  Live is a two-and-a-half-hour concert celebrating the music of The Jackson 5 and the solo work of Michael Jackson. It had already been performed in the United Kingdom, Germany, Netherlands, and Scandinavia before opening at the Lyric Theatre, London on 2 January 2009. The show was conceived by Jackson family friend and author, Adrian Grant.In August 2006, Thriller – Live was previewed in the UK, at the Dominion Theatre. At the time, Adrian Grant spoke of why he came up wit...
Glenn Hall (rugby league)

Glenn Hall (rugby league)

Glenn Hall (born 21 March 1981) is an Australian retired professional rugby league footballer. He played for the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs, South Sydney Rabbitohs, Sydney Roosters, Manly Warringah Sea Eagles, with who he won the 2008 NRL premiership and 2009 World Club Challenge with and North Queensland Cowboys in the National Rugby League, while also had a stint in the Super League with the Bradford Bulls. He primarily played as a second-rower and prop.Born and raised in Sydney, New Sou...

27th Manitoba Legislature

The members of the 27th Manitoba Legislature were elected in the Manitoba general election held in December 1962. The legislature sat from February 28, 1963 to May 18, 1966.The Progressive Conservative Party led by Duff Roblin formed the government.Gildas Molgat of the Liberal Party was Leader of the Opposition.James Bilton served as speaker for the assembly.There were five sessions of the 27th Legislature:Errick Willis was Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba until November 1, 1965, when Richard ...
King of the Hill (season 10)

King of the Hill (season 10)

The tenth season of King of the Hill originally aired Sundays at 7:30–8:00 p.m. (EST) on the Fox Broadcasting Company from September 18, 2005 to May 14, 2006. The Region 1 DVD was released on April 7, 2015.The showrunners for the season were John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky. The majority of episodes in this season are leftover episodes from the 9ABE production line, as well as one episode from the 8ABE production line ("Bystand Me"). The AABE production line (much like The Simpsons 3G pr...

Leeland McElroy

Leeland Anthony McElroy (born June 25, 1974) is a former American college and professional football player who was a running back and kick returner in the National Football League (NFL) for two seasons during the 1990s. He played college football for Texas A&M University, and was recognized as an All-American kick returner. A second-round pick in the 1996 NFL Draft, he played professionally for the Arizona Cardinals.McElroy was born in Beaumont, Texas. He attended Central High School in B...
Parlet

Parlet

Parlet was a female spinoff group from P-Funk formed by veteran background vocalists Mallia Franklin, Jeanette Washington and Debbie Wright. Washington and Wright were the first female members in Parliament-Funkadelic in 1975.
Austrian legislative election, 1986

Austrian legislative election, 1986

Franz VranitzkySPÖ Politics portalEarly parliamentary elections were held in Austria on 23 November 1986. They were called by Chancellor Franz Vranitzky of the Social Democratic Party (SPÖ), as he was not prepared to continue the coalition government with new Freedom Party leader Jörg Haider, who had ousted Norbert Steger at the party convention. The SPÖ won the most seats, and formed a grand coalition with the Austrian People's Party, as neither were willing to work with Haider. Voter turnou...
Leslie Charteris

Leslie Charteris

Leslie Charteris (12 May 1907 – 15 April 1993), born Leslie Charles Bowyer-Yin, was a British-Chinese author of adventure fiction, as well as a screenwriter. He was best known for his many books chronicling the adventures of charming antihero Simon Templar, alias "The Saint."Charteris was born in Singapore to a Chinese father, Dr S. C. Yin (Yin Suat Chwan, 1877-1958), and his wife Lydia Florence Bowyer, who was English. His father was a physician who claimed to be able to trace his lineage ba...

List of 1961 box office number-one films in the United States

This is a list of films which have placed number one at the weekend box office in the United States during 1961.
The Number Twelve Looks Like You

The Number Twelve Looks Like You

The Number Twelve Looks Like You are an American mathcore band from Fair Lawn, New Jersey. Their music combines elements of grindcore, progressive metal, hardcore punk and jazz. They're a highly influential piece in the local New Jersey scene.The band originally split in 2010 after an eight year long career. After a six year long hiatus, the band performed a secret show in Kingston, NY on May 19, 2016. The day after, they confirmed their return.In early 2002, Jesse Korman, Chree Conger and Ju...
12-pounder long gun

12-pounder long gun

1.470 kgThe 12-pounder long gun was an intermediary calibre piece of artillery mounted on warships of the Age of sail. They were used as main guns on the most typical frigates of the early 18th century, on the second deck of fourth-rate ships of the line, and on the upper decks or castles of 80-gun and 120-gun ships of the line. Naval 12-pounders were similar to 12-pound Army guns in the Gribeauval system: the canon lourd de 12 Gribeauval, used as a siege weapon, and the canon de 12 Gribeauva...
WAMA (AM)

WAMA (AM)

WAMA (1550 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Regional Mexican format. Licensed to Tampa, Florida, USA, it serves the Tampa Bay area. The station is currently owned by George and Esperanza Arroyo, through licensee Q Broadcasting Corporation.The station broadcasts 24 hours a day with an omnidirectional antenna, but at a lower power at night, to protect clear channel station XERUV-AM in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico.Until April 2013, most programming on WAMA was provided by ESPN Deportes Radio. T...

Peter Vallentyne

Peter Vallentyne (born March 25, 1952, in New Haven, Connecticut) is Florence G. Kline Professor of Philosophy at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri. He holds dual citizenship in the United States and Canada.He received his Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh in 1984, under the direction of David Gauthier and with significant help from Shelly Kagan. He formerly taught at the University of Western Ontario (1984-88) and Virginia Commonwealth University (1988-2003).Vallentyne h...
Ballabhgarh

Ballabhgarh

Ballabhgarh (or Ballabgarh ) is a town and a tehsil (subdistrict) in Faridabad District of Haryana, India, and is part of the National Capital Region. Jat Raja Nahar Singh (1823–1858) was the last king of the princely state, he was executed died for taking part in the 1857 war of independence in 1858. The state was founded by Balram Singh, in 1739, who also built the Nahar Singh Mahal palace in the same year. The small kingdom of Ballabhgarh was only 20 miles (32 km) from Delhi, and toda...
Glen Avon, California

Glen Avon, California

Glen Avon was a census-designated place (CDP) in Riverside County, California, United States. The population was 20,199 at the 2010 census, up from 14,853 at the 2000 census. On July 1, 2011, the CDP became part of the newly incorporated City of Jurupa Valley.Glen Avon is located at 34°1′2″N 117°29′31″W / 34.01722°N 117.49194°W / 34.01722; -117.49194 (34.017313, -117.491855).According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 8.1 square miles (21 km), of which, 8...
History of A Coruña

History of A Coruña

A Coruña or Corunna, Galicia (Spain) is located on a promontory in the entrance of an estuary in a big gulf, the Portus Magnus Artabrorum, name of the area used by classical geographers.A Coruña (La Coruña, Corunna or The Groyne) expanded due to construction between the island where Tower of Hercules is located and the mainland. The oldest part, known popularly as Cidade Vella or Ciudad Vieja (Old City), Cidade Alta or Ciudad Alta (High City) or the Cidade or Ciudad (City), is built on the si...

Makedon (mythology)

Makedon, also Macedon (Ancient Greek: Μακεδών) or Makednos (Μακεδνός), was the eponymous mythological ancestor of the ancient Macedonians according to various ancient Greek fragmentary narratives. In most versions, he appears as a native or immigrant leader from Epirus, who gave his name to Macedon, previously called Emathia or Thrace.Both proper nouns Makedṓn and Makednós are morphologically derived from the Ancient Greek adjective makednós meaning "tall, slim", and are related to the t...
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